By Molly Michelson Did you feel a small tremor rumbling underground last fall? Seismometers as far west as Seattle lit up on October 30. But the source of the recorded energy didn’t come from an earthquake. It came from Superstorm Sandy, an extreme hurricane that hit the East Coast thousands of miles away. What the…? [...]
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Ready for an exceptional meteor shower?
Start your New Year with a light show– the Quadrantid Meteor Shower!
Get ready for the the Perseid meteor shower later this week. It’s one of the most spectacular showers of the year, with an average rate of 50-60 meteors per hour.